Are you Unhappy With AA or NA meetings today?

WHY? What’s  going on there that was not going on in the 1970’s? Are you aware that Drug Courts began in 1989 in Florida and then in 1990 in California and then it all began, the dumping of some dangerous criminals in AA and NA? Is AA safe today? Do you feel its a real program? WHY? They read at every meeting that  it’s a … Continue reading Are you Unhappy With AA or NA meetings today?

Alcoholics Anonymous Member Safety Workshop in Lexington, Kentucky- local rapist loose in AA community -keeping it hush hush

A blogger posted this on the blog here and I am hoping to bring it into the light. PLEASE, PLEASE if you have been raped by an AA member you must go to the police. He does not get to rape you . He will rape someone else. Anonymity has nothing to do with breaking the law. This is not what any of the traditions … Continue reading Alcoholics Anonymous Member Safety Workshop in Lexington, Kentucky- local rapist loose in AA community -keeping it hush hush

What Does the Word “Spirituality” Mean To You? Has AA Ruined This Simple Word For You?

Posted on January 5, 2013 33 From Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spirituality Spirituality is the concept of an ultimate or an alleged immaterial reality;[1] an inner path enabling a person to discover the essence of his/her being; or the “deepest values and meanings by which people live.”[2] Spiritual practices, including meditation, prayer and contemplation, are intended to develop an individual’s inner life. Somehow this description does NOT sound like AA to me…does it to you? Long before I attended my … Continue reading What Does the Word “Spirituality” Mean To You? Has AA Ruined This Simple Word For You?

Were You 13 Stepped “AA Alcoholics Anonymous Style” by Doug Allman in Hawaii in the1970’s or by Someone like him?

In the 1970’s there was an AA member named Doug Allman age 26 in Kailua, Hawaii who 13 stepped many young woman. I was 18 and barely aware of what AA and its culty culture was all about. I was one of many young woman he 13 stepped over the next decade or two. So,  were you one of the 500 or so woman sexually … Continue reading Were You 13 Stepped “AA Alcoholics Anonymous Style” by Doug Allman in Hawaii in the1970’s or by Someone like him?

Have You Been Sexually Harassed, Assaulted, Molested or Raped by an AA Member?

Posted on December 11, 2012 The time to come forward is now. There are two News Reporters, one at a Major network and another who has contacted a Journalist working behind the scenes on the problems really going on in AA and how women are being treated. Many have contacted me directly on my other blogs. Either way if you have been hurt and are willing … Continue reading Have You Been Sexually Harassed, Assaulted, Molested or Raped by an AA Member?

Are Sexual Predators, Violent Criminals and Intimidating Alcoholics Anonymous Members Ruining Your Group?

Lately there have been a few stories posted here and on my http://www.leavingaa.com blog as well as on http://www.nadaytona.org and http://www.stinkin-thinkin.com that are just horrific.  These stories are about Sponsor coercion, intimidation, bad 13 stepping aka sexual assault and harassment. When I first started this blog it was just about bad 13 stepping. But quickly the stories posted to the world …here , along with … Continue reading Are Sexual Predators, Violent Criminals and Intimidating Alcoholics Anonymous Members Ruining Your Group?